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To help you avoid using the same word too repetitively, redundantly, recurrently, incessantly, etc., etc.

Why synonyms can be useful

Your writing can sound boring if you continually keep repeating the same words. When you create sentences, you can make them more interesting by using words that mean the same as the word you are speaking about. This allows you to add flavor to your writing.

In order to make language a lot more expressive and interesting you should try to vary the words you use as often as you can.

Synonyms for (verb) blacken

Synonyms: blacken, black, nigrify, melanise, melanize Definition: make or become black Usage: The smoke blackened the ceiling; The ceiling blackened

Hypernyms: color, colour, discolor, discolour Definition: change color, often in an undesired manner Usage: The shirts discolored

Synonyms: blacken, char, sear, scorch Definition: burn slightly and superficially so as to affect color Usage: The cook blackened the chicken breast; The fire charred the ceiling above the mantelpiece; the flames scorched the ceiling

Hypernyms: burn Definition: burn with heat, fire, or radiation Usage: The iron burnt a hole in my dress